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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Aldwych Consulting
Scotland, Edinburgh
£60000.00 - £65000 per annum
Closing date
25 Apr 2024

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Are you a Senior Quantity Surveyor looking for an exciting role based in Edinburgh? Do you want to work for an innovative and progressive consultancy firm? Do you want the opportunity to work on exciting projects across a range of infrastructure sectors? Then look no further!

Due to recent expansion, this renowned consultancy firm is looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their dynamic and collaborative team. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to join a buzzing, progressive and collaborative office, and to work along-side the very best professionals in the industry.

In this role, you will be able to play an important role in the success of the business, whilst having the chance to expand your own portfolio and gain invaluable experience in the industry!

This role will offer industry-leading training, unrestricted progression, and a comprehensive salary and benefits package!
This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated, enthusiastic and ambitious Senior Quantity Surveyor, who wants to be a valuable asset to a successful business!

Your Responsibilities as a Senior Quantity Surveyor:

  • Cost planning and estimation across the lifecycle of your projects.
  • Producing estimates and budget reviews across a wide range of sectors.
  • Collect data, analyse, and define the needs of our clients and stakeholders.
  • Produce Analysis and Benchmarking Reports that promote value for money and identify & define trends and cost drivers.
  • Ensure reported data is accurate and kept up to date.
  • Champion innovation within our organisation as well as on the client-side.
  • Support/lead tool development that integrates data, dashboards, and outputs to represent unit cost analyses.
  • Liaise with cross-function teams to develop ideas for continuous improvement.
  • NEC and FIDIC experience are desirable.
Your Requirements as a Senior Quantity Surveyor:

  • Familiar with commercial roles and functions for large capital programmes.
  • Preferably experienced in UK complex infrastructure sector clients.
  • Good communication skills, collaboration, and teamwork.
  • Good stakeholder management skills and client-facing attributes.
  • Data analysis: Good analytical skills and mathematical skills.
  • Strong problem-solving capabilities.
  • Commercial focus: shaping investment decisions based on value for money of various options.
  • Workload planning and prioritisation: providing regular progress reports to keep stakeholders informed.
  • Ability to present and prepare outputs easily understood by others, from senior to junior stakeholders.

Aldwych Consulting values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


Aldwych Consulting offer a personalised service tailored to candidates seeking opportunities in the structural and civil engineering consultancy and contractor sectors.

Our approach is founded on the extensive personal experiences and industry connections of our founding Directors. With over 45yrs collective experience in recruiting for leading consultancies and contractors within the engineering industry, our insights are unparalleled.

Aldwych Consulting takes pride in fostering strong relationships with the most dynamic consultancies in the UK. We have earned a first-class reputation offering premier job opportunities with the best employers.

If you are considering a career move and wish to explore new possibilities with the assurance that your application will be handled with utmost confidentiality, please get in touch with us today.  

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73 Watling Street
8 Dalegarth Gardens
United Kingdom

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